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Jun. 23, 2020

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TRAVAGLINI

Gattinara 2015

$32

Bursting with sweet, ripe cherry and plum fruit, this Gattinara also evokes salty licorice, loam, leather and rose hip notes. Firm and balanced, with a minerally aftertaste. Drink now through 2028. 180,000 cases made, 5,250 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Jun. 22, 2020

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SEÑORIO DE SAN VICENTE

Rioja 2010

$58

Though still deeply colored, this wine is just beginning to show hints of maturity, with notes of tobacco and cedar. Offers a deep core of ripe, bright cherry and plum flavors, accented by mineral and spice notes on the finish. Powerful, balanced and long.—Non-blind San Vicente vertical (November 2019). Drink now through 2034. 550 cases made, 500 cases imported. —Thomas Matthews


Jun. 20, 2020

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55 MALBEC

Malbec Paraje Altamira Zaha Toko Vineyard 2017

$35

A minerally style, featuring fresh-crushed red fruit and berry flavors, backed by lithe acidity. Flinty accents show midpalate, leading to a long and caressing finish supported by medium-grained tannins. Drink now through 2023. 1,000 cases made, 1,000 cases imported. —James Molesworth


Jun. 19, 2020

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CAPARZO

Brunello Di Montalcino 2015

$40

An attractive mix of cherry, plum, earth, tar, spice, savory and balsamic flavors are the highlights of this well-balanced red. Licorice and salty elements emerge on the finish. Best from 2022 through 2039. 16,000 cases made, 8,500 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Jun. 18, 2020

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DELAS

Cornas Chante-Perdrix 2017

$60

Racy and chiseled in feel, with a vibrant chalky minerality running from start to finish, giving this bristling energy as red currant, damson plum, lilac and savory notes cruise through. The long finish delivers a piercing sanguine accent, and the minerality just won't quit. Best from 2021 through 2040. 996 cases made, 50 cases imported. —James Molesworth


Jun. 17, 2020

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ALTA VISTA

Malbec Las Compuertas Alizarine Single Vineyard 2014

$48

Intensely fruity and well-crafted flavors of raspberry, blackberry and dark cherry are supported by fresh tannins and acidity. Minerality builds midpalate, leading to a finish loaded with chocolate torte and cooking spice notes. Drink now through 2025. 355 cases made, 100 cases imported. —Kim Marcus


Jun. 16, 2020

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WHITEHALL LANE

Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Leonardini Estate 2016

$85

A broad, fleshy style, with warmed cassis and plum compote flavors, carried by loam and cocoa notes through the finish. A late echo of sage adds range. Best from 2021 through 2028. 1,050 cases made. —James Molesworth


Jun. 15, 2020

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MOVIA

Brda Veliko Bianco 2011

$59

Sweet hints of toffee and vanilla play off the fragrant leather, clove-studded orange rind, dried apricot and dried mint notes in this sleek, golden-hued version. Almost buoyant on the palate, this is voluminous while remaining tightly meshed due to the well-cut acidity that hangs on the lasting finish. Ribolla Gialla. Drink now through 2026. 1,700 cases made, 250 cases imported. —Alison Napjus


Jun. 13, 2020

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UCCELLIERA

Brunello Di Montalcino 2015

$60

Savory notes of loamy earth, wild herbs, woodsy underbrush and salt augment the cherry and strawberry fruit in this firmly structured red. Balanced and juicy, with terrific complexity and length. Best from 2022 through 2040. 2,322 cases made, 300 cases imported. —Bruce Sanderson


Jun. 12, 2020

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ROBERT WEIL

Riesling Rheingau Trocken Kiedrich Gräfenberg Gg 2018

$90

Generous yet elegant, showing a beautiful dimension to the blood orange, apricot and delicate mineral flavors. Precisely balanced, with intensity and focus deriving from the pronounced acidity. The persistent finish features prominent accents of savory herb and mineral. Best from 2022 through 2034. 2,400 cases made. —Aleks Zecevic